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en passant

Pronunciation: /ˌɑːnpæˈsɑːn; ˌɒnpæˈsɒn/

Translation of en passant in Spanish:

adverb/adverbio

  • 2 (in chess) al paso
    Example sentences
    • Only pawns can be captured en passant.
    • If White plays another move he cannot then decide to capture en passant!

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